Covington County

Covington County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Dec 31, 2021

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Jul 2020

Official ACT Work Ready Communities Certified badge superscript of a grey circle with the letter I in the middle of it

60%

of maintaining goals completed

chart showing 60% of maintaining goals completed for the county

Covington County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 35 14 14 7 0
College 100 22 35 31 12
Current Private 135 52 62 17 4
Public 69 22 25 15 7
Transitioning Adult Education 15 9 5 + 0
Unemployed 162 65 77 17 +
Recent Veteran 0 0 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 516 184 218 88 26

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

Employers in Covington County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Teleflex
  • Mr. Sippi Beverages
  • Solar Group Inc.
  • Woolwine Ford
  • Lamar County Schools
  • The Blain Companies
  • Powell Drug Store
  • Jones College
  • The Goldin Agency LLC
  • Deep South Title Collins
  • Covington County School District
  • Covington County Bank
  • Boys & Girls Club of Covington
  • Covington County Chamber-Commerce
  • Town of Mount Olive
  • C&C Drugs
  • Mimi's Restaurant
  • Pearl River Valley Opportunity Inc.
  • Mike Rozier Construction Co. Inc.
  • HMP Management Corp.
  • West Quality Food Service Inc.
  • Cooperative Energy
  • Mississippi Department of Human Services
  • Advanced Healthcare Management
  • Priority One Bank
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  • Teleflex
  • Mr. Sippi Beverages
  • Solar Group Inc.
  • Woolwine Ford
  • Lamar County Schools
  • The Blain Companies
  • Powell Drug Store
  • Jones College
  • The Goldin Agency LLC
  • Deep South Title Collins
  • Covington County School
    District
  • Covington County Bank
  • Boys & Girls Club of Covington
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